Top 5 BIP Teams Awarded Unique Leadership Opportunities

Tricia Halsey Awards, Big Idea Project, Business, Generous Leadership®, Video

In the Spring of 2019, 650 Big Idea Project students formed 185 teams that worked to address a variety of social problems such as: Increasing the quality of the student mental health Advocating for those without a voice such as trafficked girls and foster children Honoring civil servants and veterans Providing help to people who are outcast, hurting and sick, …

Teaching Children How to Think: A Big Idea

Tricia Halsey Business, Events, Example of Generous Leadership®

Guest Blog by Anson Thompson “Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.”  ― Margaret Mead I attended a gathering last night in Denver. It was held by a group called Colorado Thought Leaders Forum. I’ve attended a few events with this organization. Their tag is “We Value Productive Relationships, Not Transactions.” They network differently in Denver, CO. In …

Business Leaders: Bearers of Hope to Students?

Tricia Halsey Business, Schools

If you walk into a typical high school and listen to what students are saying, you’ll hear complaints about ‘jumping through hoops’ and doing work that seems irrelevant. At their core, students are worried their education is not preparing them for their future. According to Gallup’s 2015 Student Poll on the level of hope in students today, more than 1 …